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Mashpee Wampanoag

A rendering of the proposed Mashpee Wampanoag Casino.

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe Gets Go-Ahead To Pursue Mass. Casino

The Mashpee Wampanoag tribe has gotten a green light to pursue a casino in Massachusetts after the federal Bureau of Indian Affairs opted to take no action to block a revised casino compact with the state.

01/03/2014

A rendering of the proposed Mashpee Wampanoag Casino.

Mass. Legislative Panel Approves Mashpee Tribal Casino Compact

After being stalled on Beacon Hill for months, a casino compact between Gov. Deval Patrick and the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe is getting a push forward.

09/10/2013

A rendering of the proposed Mashpee Wampanoag Casino.

State Panel Examines Revised Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe Casino Deal

The compact calls for the tribe to pay 17 percent of gaming proceeds to the state if its proposed Taunton casino is the only gambling facility in southeastern Massachusetts.

05/15/2013

(File photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Casino Panel Considers Opening Southeastern Mass. License

Massachusetts risks losing hundreds of millions of dollars in gambling revenue if the state’s gambling commission votes to open up the southeastern region to commercial casino developers, the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe warns.

04/15/2013

A sketch of the proposed casino in Taunton. (Courtesy: Mashpee Wampanoags)

Mashpee Wampanoags Could Lose Mass. Casino Bid

The head of the state gambling board says the race for a casino in southeastern Massachusetts could open up to commercial interests if the Mashpee Wampanoag Indian tribe’s efforts to open a casino fall through.

12/05/2012

A sketch of the proposed casino in Taunton. (Courtesy: Mashpee Wampanoags)

Court Partially Reinstates Developer’s Lawsuit To Block Taunton Casino

A federal appeals court partially reinstated a lawsuit against the state’s casino law brought by a developer seeking to build a casino in New Bedford, adding a potential new legal wrinkle to efforts by the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe to develop a resort casino in Taunton.

08/02/2012

A sketch of the proposed casino in Taunton. (Courtesy: Mashpee Wampanoags)

Mass. Finalizes Casino Compact With Mashpee Wampanoags

Gov. Deval Patrick is set to formally sign a casino compact with the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe.

07/30/2012

Gambling, Betting, Casinos

Governor Submits Taunton Casino Compact To Legislature

Gov. Deval Patrick has submitted a casino compact with the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe to the Legislature.

07/12/2012

(File photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Taunton Residents Vote To Support Proposed Resort Casino

The Mashpee Wampanoag tribe got a vote of confidence from Taunton residents as the tribe pushes forward with plans to develop a $500 million resort casino.

06/10/2012

Cedric Cromwell, the tribal chair, announced the tribe's plans to build a casino in Taunton back in February.

Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe, Taunton Reach Deal On Proposed Casino

The Mashpee Wampanoag tribe has agreed to make about $33M in upfront payments to the city of Taunton as part of a casino deal with the mayor.

05/17/2012

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